An example of a similarity report in Turnitin
This guide will show you how to check the matching report details in Turnitin website.
What to know:
This guide is applicable to both teachers and students.
Find an assignment and click on the percentage rate next to an icon of a pencil.
After clicking the percentage rate, a new page in Turnitin will be opened up. Please click the number indicating the match overview, which is usually folded.
A match overview is displayed after clicking on the rate number. A collection of all the matching sources are displayed. The number "20%" is the sum of all the matching percentages.
If you click on the first source with a 4% match, you will be directed to the matching content in the file with a tiny "1" at the beginning of the sentence, indicating this is the first match. There are two ways to see the details: one is to click on the source URL and open page in a new window; the other is to click on the book icon to view the full resource at the right hand side next the document.
After clicking on the bookmark icon, the matching source will be displayed on the same page as the file. After viewing, you could click on X button to close the full source window or to choose another source to review.
When viewing the matching source in the original website, you may be asked to send a request to view the original matching source after opening up a webpage.
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